Veterinary Nurse

Location: Bermuda  |  Bermuda  |  Bermuda
Sector: Vets
Consultant: Marcus Killett
Job Reference: 38941
Salary: £35000 - £46000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Animal Health is looking for a Veterinary Nurse to work as a permanent member of staff on the beautiful island of Bermuda.

The role:

The practice has much to offer those looking for a fulfilling career and an outdoor lifestyle. Bathed in the balmy turquoise waters of the Sargasso Sea, the string of islands that is Bermuda is ringed by treacherous reefs that make it one of the world’s top diving destinations. With our pastel-colored houses drowning in lush greenery and fragrant frangipani and bougainvillea, Bermuda feels like a genteel chunk of rural England lifted into warmer climes. British, North American, African, Portuguese and West Indian influences add to the unique cultural mélange.

They are seeking full-time Registered Veterinary Technicians to work as part of a team of RVTs and Assistants under the direction of their Head Veterinary Nurse/Technician. You should have a passion for patient care and the ability to share your minimum of 3 years’ experience with the hospital and your colleagues. You will be experienced in anesthesia, dental procedures, consulting, weight clinics and client care.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Handling and restraining animals in a safe and controlled way.
  • Provide first-class nursing care to injured/sick patients, including documentation, monitoring, health checking, feeding and grooming.
  • Administer treatments including injections, tablets, drips and blood transfusions.
  • Perform diagnostic tests, e.g. Blood sampling, urine analysis and x-rays.
  • Prepare animals for surgery and perform some minor procedures, e.g. Suturing wounds and dental hygiene.
  • Assist veterinary surgeons with operations.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and hygiene of the practice.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: A degree in Veterinary Nursing.
  • Experience: 3 years experience
  • Holiday: 28 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Hours: Full time

Perks:

  • Min wage £20/hour
  • Full support from our dedicated nurse management team

Working with Seven Animal Health:

Established in 2011, the award-winning Seven Animal Health is a leading provider of Veterinary professionals to Hospitals and Private Practices across the UK, Australia and USA. We provide both temporary and permanent solutions, working with every type and level of veterinary professional.

Seven Animal Health is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of animal health; including exotic, equine, small/large animals, and everything in between.

After winning UK Animal Health Recruitment Firm of the year (2018) at the Animal Health & Wellness Awards, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

Refer a friend, family member or colleague for £250

If you’re not the perfect match for this role, but you know a Vet Nurse who is, help them find their dream job by referring them to Seven Animal Health. As a little ‘thank you’ from us, you will receive £250 for every referral that is successfully placed into a new role.